Florence: S Croce Gloria
A gem of an apartment in fantastic location
- Name: S Croce Gloria
- Sleeps: 2 + 1
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Price: From €1170/wk low season, 3 nites ok
Excellentally managed for guest comfort
This jewel of an apartment has the ultimate Florence experience with modern comforts. Frescoes painted in the 1600s have a theme of classical architecture decorate the living room. And, wonderfully, it is full of light with large windows overlooking the piazza and basilica of Santa Croce, called the Pantheon of Florence.
This full one-bedroom apartment has a spacious living room and bedroom with king-sized bed.There is upholstered seating for up to 6 people. A day bed in the living room can accommodate a 3rd guest.
The room is filled with light from large windows overlooking Piazza Santa Croce with restaurants, cafes, the famous basilica and wonderful people-watching.
The eat-in ample kitchen has all the amenities including washer, dryer and dishwasher.
The regal-feeling bedroom with trompe l'oeil draperies has a large closet as well as an armoire and the bathroom is en-suite. Featuring marble walls, there is a full step in shower as well as a bath tub. As a convenience, the bathroom can also be accessed from the kitchen.
Gloria is on the 2nd floor of the palace, the "piano nobile" once the formal rooms reception rooms of the counts and countesses. It is 25 steps up from the building entrance.
Facilities: Air conditioning, wifi, washer, dryer, dishwasher, microwave, oven, toaster, american coffee maker, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, satellite TV, Stereo hi-fi, CD and DVD player. Use of the Palazzo private small gym.
Property and area amenities
|Sleeps||2 in bedroom + 1 on day bed in living room|
|Bedrooms||1 bedroom with king sized bed|
|Bathrooms||1 bathroom with step in shower and bath tub. En-suite to bedroom and also accessible through the kitchen.|
|Floor||2nd Floor European, 3rd Floor North American|
|Mobility||25 steps to the apartment. There is also a single chair lift.|
|Size||1130 square feet, 105m2|
|Outlook||Piazza Santa Croce|
|Dining||Eat in kitchen table seats 4|
|Kitchen||Dishwasher, oven, microwave oven, toaster, American coffee maker, Italian stovetop espresso pot, pots, pans and dishes.|
|Laundry||Washing machine, dryer, iron and ironing board.|
|Transport||Bus stop and taxi stand nearby|
|Crib||Crib and high chair may be requested. No charge.|
|Neighborhood||Fascinating neighborhood with famous sights, restaurants and local color.|
|Entertainment||Dual standard DVDs will play North American and European DVDs.|
|Telephone||Loaner mobile phone|
|Cleaning||Final cleaning included, additional housekeeping service available for an extra fee.|
|Parking||It is difficult to impossible to drive in the center of this city. No on-street parking is available for visitors. If you need to have a car, please ask us where the closest paid parking garage is located. Parking in garages can be relatively expensive. Parking garage nearby.|
|Gym||Small gym in palazzo|
|Available||Not Available||Reservation Pending||Changeover|
|Prices in Euros||3||4||5||6||7||14||21||28|
Apr 1 - Aug 1
Sep 1 - Nov 1
Dec 20 - Jan 10
Nov 1 - Apr 1
Aug 1 - Aug 31
Minimum price is for 3 nights.
The price includes linens, towels, final cleaning, utilities, personal welcome during standard hours and free WiFi.2 sets of linens and towels for all guests.
Not included are the security deposit, phone charges and considerable costs attributed to lost keys. Florence city hospitality tax is paid in cash on arrival. See www.italyperfect.com/tax for details on the hospitality tax. For stays longer than 31 nights utilities are charged: Gas €1.00/cubic meter, electricity at €.30/KWH and water at 1.80/cubic meter. Cleaning service at the cost of €16 per hour, on request. 2 hours minimum. Extra cleaned linens and towels at the cost of € 12 for 1 set of linens and 1 set of towels for single bed and € 12 for 1 set of linens and 2 sets of towels for queen bed.
The security deposit is €300 Euros for stays up to 7 nights, €500 Euros for stays from 8 to 14 nights and €1,000 Euros for stays over 15 nights. Security deposit is paid with Euros cash or USD cash or personal check, at check-in. The security deposit less expenses will be returned at check-out in the same currency it was paid in. The security deposit for the loaner cell phone is €50 paid in cash only at check-in.
Arrivals: Check-in ti is between 2:00-6:30pm, Monday through Friday. For arrivals between 6:30-10:00pm Monday through Friday there is a late check-in fee of €50 Euros. No arrival after 10:00pm. Early and late arrivals by appointment. Weekend arrivals are by appointment only. Check-out time is 10:00am.
• We love sending our clients to this palazzo in the heart of Florence
• It is excellently managed for guest comfort.
• We love observing the daily life of the piazza starting with street cleaners, dog walkers, children going to school, the first tourists all the way till the after dinner strollers. So please note that sounds from the piazza will reach into the Gloria apartment.